Here is one of the most uniquely beautiful antique crosses we've ever had in our collection, and we've seen many. The emerald centered post and cross bars are composed of faceted crystal, capped and overlaid with rose gold decorations. Old mine-cut diamond and emeralds drops dangle from the sides an...(more)
A scintillating septet of gorgeous, high-crowned, old mine-cut diamonds, totaling 2.50 carats, join forces to create this dynamic ultra-sparkler, crafted in silver over gold - circa 1890 - during a brief Georgian revivalist period. The top measures just over 1/2 inch; currently ring size 8 1/2.
From late-Victorian England comes this very lovely keepsake, crafted in velvety 9K yellow gold, framed with repousee style engraving, and twinkling in the center with a tiny star-set diamond. This pristine pendant measures 1 by 3/4 inch and is monogram free!
Reputedly from nineteenth century Budapest, Hungary (of all places! although no hallmarks survive), comes this very unusual and and unusually beautiful round locket colored in a winter white enamel background and centered with a 1 carat natural royal blue sapphire. Three rubies, four rose-cut diamon...(more)
This fabulous early-20th century find features a varied array of royal blue lapis lazuli gemstones, including a central hand carved scarab crowned with a watchful pair of birds (Ibises maybe?) with a handful of natural freshwater pearls added for a dash of luster. A rare, exotic, exciting and except...(more)
A sizable (1 7/16 inches wide), unmonogrammed(!) round locket, crafted in sturdy, shimmering 10K yellow gold and centered with a single European-cut diamond sparkler to protect and display a picture of your loved one. Original late-Victorian - circa 1900.
A captivating quintet of old mine-cut diamonds, totaling 1.25 carats, each baring an individual faceting style (as was the hallmark of the diamond cutters of yore), create a sparkling flash across your finger in this elegantly simplified and classic design, hand fabricated in 18K rosy-yellow gold - ...(more)
barely begins to describe this exemplary early-Victorian snake bracelet - circa 1840 - magnificently handcrafted in silver over rich 18K yellow gold and packed to the hilt with over 12 carats of bright-white old mine-cut diamond sparklers, including a .70 carat old-mine cushion-cut o...(more)
An enchanting, geodesically faceted, antique rose-cut diamond, weighing 1.65 carat, glistens solo from within a buttercup setting atop a striking repousse mounting adorned with stylized floral motifs in this classic Victorian 'Belcher' style ring. 14K, currently size 7.
Consummate Victorian artistry is exemplified in this classic emerald and diamond three-stone 'carved' ring adorned with elaborate scrolls and curvilinear engraving. This beautiful late-nineteenth/early-twentieth century jewel features a vibrant green emerald, weighing 1.00 carat, set horizontally an...(more)
Over 2.50 carats of bright white and sparkling old mine-cut diamonds are arrayed throughout this exceptionally lovely 1 inch wide pendant, crafted in darkly oxidized silver and dating all the way back the middle of the nineteenth century. Ultimate Victorian.
Strikingly and elegantly simple, a warm and glowing European-cut diamond, weighing 3.03 carats, displaying a faint tinge of sunshiny yellow, scintillates solo from within a scalloped circle of prongs in this high polished, richly colored, 18 karat gold ring, dating from the early decades of the last...(more)